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Fyre Walker's Blog – May 2009 Archive (9)

New Florida Survey Helps Emergency Managers Better: Prepare Floridians for Hurricane Season

The Florida Division of Emergency Management today released the results of a recent poll assessing hurricane awareness and safety issues among Florida's residents. The survey, which was produced in collaboration with Mason-Dixon Polling and Research, Inc. and Ron Sachs Communications was administered first following the 2008 Hurricane Season and again in May, just prior to the 2009 Hurricane Season.



"As we have experienced during the recent flooding and last year during… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 31, 2009 at 9:22am — No Comments

Caught On Tape: Scuffle Between Paramedic And Trooper

A scuffle between first responders in Oklahoma is caught on tape.

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Highway Patrol troopers and a paramedic nearly come to blows while a patient waits to be taken to the hospital. The encounter was caught on a cell… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 27, 2009 at 11:51am — No Comments

Merging County And City Fire Services May Save Millions

A top secret report uncovered by Eyewitness News shows taxpayers could save millions of dollars if Orange County took over Orlando's fire service.



The study tested four different ways that the department could cut non-union jobs and equipment. One model would combine the county and city fire departments into one single entity. The report remained a secret because the Orlando Firefighters Union went to court to fight to keep it under wraps.



"We were against it,… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 27, 2009 at 6:11am — 6 Comments

Firefighters gearing up for 3-day mission

These firefighters are getting ready for the Seattle Breast Cancer 3-Day Walk.



These days, when you see eight firefighters at Sea-Tac Airport donning full gear, it may not be an emergency, but an urgent effort to raise money for breast cancer research.



They're getting ready for the Seattle Breast Cancer 3-Day Walk.



For firefighters, there are no holiday weekends. They are always training, always ready to save lives.



But Tony… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 25, 2009 at 7:08pm — No Comments

We must remember.

Our Founding Fathers recognized liberty as a right of all mankind, granted by God.

Rights bestowed on us, and every human being, because we are the express image of our Creator.



Tyrants have tried to abolish these rights.

Despots have tried to deny them.

Courageous American soldiers have taken up arms, turned their back on fear and fear and danger,

And protected the rights of individuals the world over.



On Memorial Day, we must reflect upon… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 24, 2009 at 4:58pm — No Comments

Extreme Close Call

Lamesa and Andrews (Texas) Firefighters were operating at a tank fire last evening. They had water flowing, attempting to cool. At about 2 hours into it, a relief valve blew ...but then the tank and nearby tanks exploded and took off. The photographer was 200 yards away and a piece of 4" pipe about a foot and a half long with a cutoff valve on it came through the air in a high enough arc that it cleared the power lines next to him in impact the front of his vehicle, causing extensive damage.… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 16, 2009 at 2:37pm — No Comments

Digital TV Transition Assistance Project

Digital TV Transition Assistance Project



The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) are partnering to create a voluntary program to help the public transition to digital television (DTV), and ultimately aid the expansion of the national public safety communication network. The IAFC seeks fire and rescue departments interested in participating in this program.



The program links community members who… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 12, 2009 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Nine people hurt in gas explosion in Maryland strip mall

Eight firefighters and a gas employee were injured Thursday when a gas leak at a strip mall exploded in Forestville, Maryland, officials from the Prince Georges County Fire Department said.





Two of the firefighters were admitted to the burn unit at Washington Hospital Center and both were listed in fair condition Thursday night, Prince George's County Fire and EMS spokesman Mark Brady said.



One of the firefighters sustained second-degree facial… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 8, 2009 at 6:00am — No Comments

Governor threatens cuts to firefighters

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger plans to seek the elimination of more than 1,700 state firefighting positions and closure of scores of fire stations if voters reject key ballot measures in the May 19 special election, according to documents obtained by The Chronicle on Monday.



Schwarzenegger's proposal involves slashing $80.8 million from Cal Fire's spending plan - a 10 percent reduction - by eliminating 602 full-time positions and 1,100 seasonal firefighting positions. The… Continue

Added by Fyre Walker on May 5, 2009 at 7:10pm — No Comments

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